Returning to natural hair can be stressful. Add terms that you must learn and apply to your routine and the stress level goes up a notch. There are so many natural hair terms and dictionaries out there on the web. YouTube know it alls, create content online for new and existing naturals to create their own styles. However, when they use terms like BSL or EVO, what are they talking about? A helpful guide to assist you with the natural hair language, is very important to growth and maintenance of healthy hair.
So here we go! It’s a long list of different terms with a few pics thrown in there to help you new naturalistas.
So in my time since returning natural, it’s been seven years in June, I’ve used different types of moisturizing shampoos for my natural hair. Most products I’ve either received in a monthly subscription box or in a swag bag from one of the many events I would attend in New York. For those of you not familiar with knowing which shampoo to purchase for your hair, you must first define what you want the shampoo to do.
If you are thinking about cutting your hair or just love looking at short hairstyles, Short Hair Don’t Care, SHDC and The Cut Life are big social media stylists and influencers that can provide services and images for your to enjoy.
Nappily Ever After, is a familiar story of a “perfect” woman raised by a “perfect” image of parents in a predominately white environment. She grows up with this mentality of having to be “perfect at everything in order to succeed. Venus Johnston is an advertising executive, dating a doctor and has what is perceived to be a nervous breakdown when her expectations of a proposal is met with a puppy at her birthday dinner celebration.